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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry

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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry for all employees, October 2019, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average hourly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

131 28.18 129,306

Mining and logging

0 35.03 747

Construction

10 30.95 7,527

Manufacturing

-36 27.94 12,811

Wholesale trade

10.8 31.68 5,959.6

Retail trade

6.1 19.85 15,772.3

Transportation and warehousing

9.9 24.99 5,571.5

Utilities

-1.4 41.62 550.2

Information

-4 42.23 2,822

Financial activities

16 36.23 8,719

Professional and business services

22 34.00 21,585

Education and health services

39 27.67 24,451

Leisure and hospitality

61 16.69 16,844

Other services

-3 25.18 5,946